1. Okehampton to South Zeal and Bovey Tracey
Two unconnected sections including an on-road section from the eastern edge of Okehampton to South Zeal and the Stover Way which links Fore Street in Bovey Tracey and Jetty Marsh Road in Newton Abbot. It crosses over the A38 at Heathfield and travels alongside the Stover Canal.
2. Totnes to Yealmpton
This section of the route travels via Salcombe. Starting at Totnes you follow quiet roads through Blacklawton. Past Blacklawton there is the option to take a detour to the coast, travelling to Slapton Sands and Torcross. You then rejoin Route 28 after Stokenham where the route travels inland to the coastal town of Salcombe. Using the Salcombe ferry you then continue onto South Milton, Churchstow and Ermington before arriving in Yealmpton.
We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness. However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces. Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.